Gluten Free Choc Chip Cookies

June 11, 2017

Gluten Free Choc Chip Cookies

Who doesn't love a good chocolate chip cookie?! This recipe is gluten and dairy free, and can also be made vegan too! It's a win for everyone.

Ingredients

  • ¼ cup coconut oil, softened
  • 2/3 cup coconut sugar
  • 1 egg, room temperature (or 2 flax eggs)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 ½ cups almond meal
  • 2 tablespoons coconut flour
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ⅔ cup chopped dark chocolate (we used Chow Cacao Raw Chocolate Bars)
  • Flaked sea salt, to sprinkle on top (optional)

 Method

  1. Preheat the oven to 160 degrees fan forced and line a cookie tray with baking paper.
  2. Beat together the coconut oil and coconut sugar until smooth. Add the egg and vanilla and mix until smooth.
  3. Add the almond meal, coconut flour, salt, and baking soda to the wet ingredients. Mix until well incorporated. Fold in the chopped chocolate.
  4. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for 30 mins. (optional)
  5. After refrigerating, use 2 dessertspoons to form the cookies and press down slightly. Sprinkle with flaked sea salt if desired.
  6. Bake for 10 minutes or just beginning to turn golden brown around the edges.
  7. Allow to cool for 5 minutes then transfer to a cooling rack.

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